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Sunday, January 21

Sippin’ on Gin & Juice: Secret Art Gallery Party | Mission Dist.
Sunday, January 21 – 2:00 pm | Cost: $8*
*Normally $10 - use code FUNCHEAP for 20% off.
| The SUB
Sippin' on Gin & Juice: Secret Art Gallery Party | Mission Dist.
Are you ready for a cool Sunday afternoon day party in a private art gallery with cold-pressed juice cocktails courtesy of Thistle and vibes? The SUB invites you to beat this heat than with some Thistle juice cocktails & good vibes. Come over for a daytime afternoon ...
Free San Francisco Civic Symphony Winter Concert | Nourse Theatre
Free San Francisco Civic Symphony Winter Concert | Nourse Theatre
The oldest community orchestra on the West Coast, the San Francisco Civic Symphony cordially invites you to attend its winter concert on Sunday, January 21, 2018. Admission is free, but an RSVP is requested and donations are gratefully accepted ($10 suggested). 2018 Winter Concert Program Franz von Suppé – Light Cavalry Overture Ludwig ...

Free San Francisco “World of Percussion” Family Concerts | Burlingame
Sunday, January 21 – 3:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Burlingame High School Theatre
Free San Francisco
The oldest musical instrument is the rock; even Paleolithic Man couldn’t resist the urge to tap them together and start getting a groove on. Meet three of the San Francisco Chamber Orchestra’s team of crack percussionists, those versatile musicians in the back of the orchestra ...
Win Tix: SF’s Cheesemonger Invitational 2018 | Public Works
Sunday, January 21 – 5:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Public Works
Our mission is to inspire cheesemongers. Selling cheese is a profession that spans centuries. Great cheese does not exist without great cheesemongers. They are caretakers, truth tellers and therapists for the cheese. They are knights, priests, and politicians for the cheese. They are the last ...
Bag O’Cuntz Podcast | SF Sketchfest 2018
Sunday, January 21 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| PianoFight
Bag O'Cuntz Podcast | SF Sketchfest 2018
Hosted by comedians Nicole Calasich and Dominique Gelin, the Bag O’Cuntz podcast (or bocpodcast on iTunes) is a woman-of-color run pod that features comedians, creative women, and women creative enough to survive male-dominated fields. We alternate between comedian guests and doctors/lawyers/actual adults to make that ...
2018 Fresh Festival “Queer This Jam” | SF
Sunday, January 21 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5 to $10 sliding scale
| Joe Goode Annex
2018 Fresh Festival

Part of the Fresh Festival, Fresh Exchanges are social and interactive events created to cultivate, invigorate and cross-pollinate the dance, music and performance communities. Fresh 2018 presents 14 inclusive and insightful gatherings at Red Poppy Art House [2698 Folsom Street, SF], Joe Goode Annex [410 ...

Win Tix: Surfer Blood: Catchy Indie Pop Hooks | The Chapel
Sunday, January 21 – 7:00 pm | Cost: WIN | The Chapel
Surfer Blood’s fourth album, Snowdonia, (in stores Feb 3, 2017) is a return to their DIY recording roots, and at the same time, an ambitious step forward, musically and lyrically. > Get Tickets – $18 Adv / $20 Door Along with plenty of Surfer Blood’s signature catchy ...

Monday, January 22

2018 San Francisco Restaurant Week | January 22-31
2018 San Francisco Restaurant Week | January 22-31

SF Restaurant Week is a 10-day celebration of our world-class dining community when frugal foodies get to eat their way through nearly 130 restaurants around San Francisco. Participating restaurants will offer special prix-fixe menus to showcase their passion for sharing great food with diners. 2018 ...

The Art of Social Media with Guy Kawasaki | SF
Monday, January 22 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required
| Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Center
The Art of Social Media with Guy Kawasaki | SF
Join renowned entrepreneur, educator, evangelist and author of thirteen books, Guy Kawasaki in an interactive session on how to use social media as a marketing weapon. Guy will share how social media is a fast, free and ubiquitous gift to entrepreneurs and teach you how to use ...
2018 Fresh Festival: Happy Hour & Live Music | SF
Monday, January 22 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Many events free. Others have nominal costs
| F8
2018 Fresh Festival: Happy Hour & Live Music | SF

Part of the Fresh Festival, Fresh Exchanges are social and interactive events created to cultivate, invigorate and cross-pollinate the dance, music and performance communities. Fresh 2018 presents 14 inclusive and insightful gatherings at Red Poppy Art House [2698 Folsom Street, SF], Joe Goode Annex [410 ...

Win Tix: “Anchor Brewing’s “Hoppy Monday” Beer Tasting | SF
Monday, January 22 – 6:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Anchor Public Taps
On January 22nd, Anchor Pilot Brewer Dane Volek will host an educational and entertaining seminar and tasting, focused on all things hops. And, naturally, there will be some drinking involved, as Dane leads the group through a delicious, beer-fueled journey featuring Anchor’s hop-forward beers, both ...
Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency Crash Course | SF
Monday, January 22 – 6:15 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| WeWork 600 California
Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency Crash Course | SF
Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies are a pretty confusing topic and requires an entirely new way of thinking. This crash course is for those of you who are new to Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies. They will talk about the underlying technology and how to get involved in an ...
Win Tix: SF Sketchfest 2018: TGIF’d Comedy | SF
Monday, January 22 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Gateway Theater
TGIF’d is the comedy show that takes your favorite guilty (or not so guilty) pleasure sitcoms from the ’80’s and ‘90s, puts them up on a big screen and casts the Bay Area’s best comedians to improvise new and improved lines for the characters. > Get ...
“IT” Free Cinema Drafthouse Movie Night | The Independent
See the 2017 supernatural horror film IT, based on the 1986 novel of the same name by Stephen King, on Monday, January 22 at The Independent. Seven young outcasts in Derry, Maine, are about to face their worst nightmare — an ancient, shape-shifting evil that emerges from the sewer ...

Tuesday, January 23

“I Am Not your Negro” Film Screening | SF
Tuesday, January 23 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Bayview Opera House
Bayview Opera House and NOW Hunters Point present a free Screening of I Am Not your Negro with performances by Youth Speaks + 826 Valencia youth poets and writers. One of the most acclaimed films of the year and an Oscar nominee for Best Documentary, I Am ...
The 2018 San Francisco Volunteer Fair | Tenderloin
Tuesday, January 23 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Tenderloin Museum
The 2018 San Francisco Volunteer Fair | Tenderloin
Find the perfect match at the 2018 Volunteer Fair at the Tenderloin Museum. On Tuesday January 23, 2018, potential volunteers (that’s you) can learn about nonprofit service organizations in the community. A 6:30 pm reception will be followed by brief presentations from a selection of local service ...
16mm Movie Night: Vintage Monster & Horror Movies | Nob Hill
Tuesday, January 23 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks
| Gallery Cafe
16mm Movie Night: Vintage Monster & Horror Movies | Nob Hill

Every fourth Tuesday come to the Gallery Cafe to watch classic scary films on a vintage old-timey 16mm projector. The cafe serves beer, wine, coffee and food. The movie is free. Prepare to be scared.

North Beach Comedy Thing: Free Capos Pizza, Cheap Beer & Swag Giveaways | SF
Tuesday, January 23 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free pizza is on a first come, first served basis
| Tope Lounge
North Beach Comedy Thing: Free Capos Pizza, Cheap Beer & Swag Giveaways | SF

So you’re in North Beach, huh? Looking for a good time? Want to party with some beautiful people? Want to feel like a million bucks? You want to devour loads of pizza and champagne? Well, welcome to the North Beach Comedy Thing, a monthly showcase, featuring ...

Urban Nerf Gun Spy Game: 8th Year Anniversary | SF
Tuesday, January 23 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required via Meetup.com
| Powell & Post
Urban Nerf Gun Spy Game: 8th Year Anniversary | SF
Jericho Urban Spy Game has been going on for eight years. They’ve decided to commemorate this event with another awesome game. They’d like to celebrate their 8th anniversary of spy game-foolery and they’d love for you to come. Free, but an RSVP is required via Meetup.com
No Sports Trivia: Food Truck Pubquiz | SF
Tuesday, January 23 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Trivia is free to play. Funcheap Readers get a free bonus prize! Just let the hosts know
| Barebottle Brewing Company
No Sports Trivia: Food Truck Pubquiz | SF
Play No Sports Trivia at Bare Bottle Brewing Company on Tuesday nights in 2018. Come out to Bare Bottle on Tuesday, January 23rd for Food Truck Trivia. Grab a taco from San Pancho’s tacos conveniently located right outside to fuel you through five rounds of brain ...
2018 Fresh Festival: Raw & Intimate Performance | SF
Tuesday, January 23 – 7:30 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5 to $10 sliding scale
| Red Poppy Art House
2018 Fresh Festival: Raw & Intimate Performance | SF

Part of the Fresh Festival, Fresh Exchanges are social and interactive events created to cultivate, invigorate and cross-pollinate the dance, music and performance communities. Fresh 2018 presents 14 inclusive and insightful gatherings at Red Poppy Art House [2698 Folsom Street, SF], Joe Goode Annex [410 ...

Win Tix: Noise Pop Presents “Chastity Belt” | Cafe du Nord
Tuesday, January 23 – 7:30 pm | Cost: WIN | Cafe Du Nord
A few years ago, while in a tour van somewhere in Idaho, the members of Chastity Belt—Julia Shapiro, Gretchen Grimm, Lydia Lund, and Annie Truscott—opted to pass the time in a relatively unusual fashion: They collectively paid one another compliments, in great and thoughtful detail. ...
Win Tix: “Peter Murphy” Rare Full-Album Concerts: January 2018 | The Chapel
Tuesday, January 23 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN | The Chapel
The “Godfather of Goth” and founder of the legendary English post-punk band Bauhaus comes to San Francisco for a unique career spanning 16 nights through January and February. > Get Tickets – $45 -$50 Performing legendary albums in their entirety from throughout his career, in an internationally ...

Wednesday, January 24

One Year into the Trump Administration: An Update on Federal Policy Changes | Oakland
Wednesday, January 24 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| 1221 Oak St.,
One Year into the Trump Administration: An Update on Federal Policy Changes | Oakland
Alameda County Supervisor Wilma Chan invites you to a federal policy briefing led by the County’s Washington DC Lobbyists that will: Look back on the first year of the Trump Administration Outline the Trump Administration’s and Congress’ 2018 priorities Explore how Alameda County—alongside its safety-net partners—can strengthen their ...
San Francisco City Hall Blood Drive | 2018
Wednesday, January 24 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Donors receive one free ticket to Asian Art Museum. Appointments are encouraged.
| San Francisco City Hall
San Francisco City Hall Blood Drive | 2018
Donate blood and help save lives. You will know you are giving back to the community. Donors will receive 1 free ticket to the Asian Art Museum. Appointments are encouraged.
Charlottesville, Anthem Protest and Race: 2018 Black History Festival | SF
Wednesday, January 24 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Public Library Park Branch (Haight)
Charlottesville, Anthem Protest and Race: 2018 Black History Festival | SF

Black History Month is an integral part of our nation’s tradition in which we promote affirmative examples of important historical events, honorable leaders and steps towards collective change. About the Festival: Beginning on Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday weekend and throughout February, the Library champions ...

Shaping SF Lecture: Dogpatch Then and Now | Mission Dist.
Wednesday, January 24 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Eric Quezada Center
Shaping SF Lecture: Dogpatch Then and Now | Mission Dist.
Few San Francisco neighborhoods have gone through as dramatic a change as Dogpatch. East of Potrero Hill, once an industrial neighborhood making warships, steel, sugar, rope, and more, where flimsy wooden structures teetered on long-gone hills, the area has had an arts renaissance that is ...
2018 Fresh Festival: Potluck & Artists | SF
Wednesday, January 24 – 7:30 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5 to $10 sliding scale
| Red Poppy Art House
2018 Fresh Festival: Potluck & Artists | SF

Part of the Fresh Festival, Fresh Exchanges are social and interactive events created to cultivate, invigorate and cross-pollinate the dance, music and performance communities. Fresh 2018 presents 14 inclusive and insightful gatherings at Red Poppy Art House [2698 Folsom Street, SF], Joe Goode Annex [410 ...

Thursday, January 25

March for Mission Street | SF
Thursday, January 25 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Mission and 20th St.
March for Mission Street | SF
Mission Street is becoming a playground for the wealthy and is in danger of becoming another Valencia St. Join them in solidarity and march to City Hall and say no to high-end restaurants, no to luxury development, and no to the red lanes. Protect the ...
Exploratorium After Dark: Radioactivity | Pier 15
Exploratorium After Dark: Radioactivity | Pier 15
Lose yourself in over 650 interactive exhibits exploring perception, art, and science at our adults-only After Dark. Grab your friends and a drink and get immersed in mind-bending experiences and unique, thought-provoking programs. Join Exploratorium scientist Ron Hipschman for colorful explorations of the physical world. What’s going ...